Dear reader, What book should I read next? Please comment some suggests. I’d really appreciate them! I’m going to read Insurgent since I just read Divergent, but I’d like to have some books planned out once I finish the series. I like to pre-download them on my Kindle so that I have them ready to go. […]

What makes you different makes you dangerous. Dear reader, So I just finished reading Divergent. Normally it takes me weeks to finish a book (and probably months to finish this particular one since it’s pretty long) since I read bits and pieces of it at a time. However, that was not the case. I blasted […]

Dear reader, A few months ago, I wrote a blog post about how I wanted to read more. Two days ago, I finished John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars (TFiOS). It was a fantastic read, and ever since then, I’ve found myself wanting to read more and more. I’ve downloaded a ton of books that friends and […]

Dear reader, Jujitsu-ing Reality. What has inspired you lately? A family member, a friend, a book, a teacher, a movie, a song, a newspaper article, a conversation? One of my favorite inspiration quotes is a cheesy one. “If you can believe, you can achieve.” It’s short, sweet, and to-the-point. I believe that it’s very important […]

Dear reader, I watched Kirby Ferguson’s Everything is a Remix series. It was quite fascinating! Everything (or at least a majority of things) is a remix. Take a listen at the Black Eyed Peas’ The Time (Dirty Bit): This song takes its tune from Dirty Dancing’s Time of My Life: Although the original is much better […]

Dear reader, I was watching The Big Bang Theory (my favorite TV show) when I recognized the poem that Sheldon references (The Hollow Men by T.S. Eliot): “To paraphrase T.S. Eliot, ‘This is the way the world ends. Not with a bang, but with  nephew.’” (The actual verse is “This is the way the world ends / […]

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